NBC Evening News for Monday, Apr 09, 2001
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.
(Washington: Lea Thompson) Concerns about food-borne illnesses and inappropriate safety inspections and guidelines examined; details given of the case of food poisoning from meat from the Excel plant. [Parents Connie and Doug KRIEFALL - talk about the death of daughter Brianna.] [Inspector Dr. Mike SCHWOCHERT - describes food safety inspection violations.] [USDA Roger VIADERO - says meat inspection has become largely an honor system.]
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